Beautiful antique silver Bawsani filigree beads with granulation and Silver Dangles from Yemen. Excellent quality of workmanship for this early XX century piece. With fine silver detail and a Beautiful central pendants with Silver Dangles, with unique piece from the earliest 1900. This is an example of the most delicate workmanship. Item is individually handcrafted by local artisans in Yemen vintage item which may reflect signs of usage and wear. In very good condition This piece of Bridal Dowry is rare and would be a great piece on any exclusive ethnic jewellery collection 16 with the old silver chain. Pendants measures 44mm x 22mm thick Weight: 99 germs. Silver:Bawsani filigree beads See similar necklace: The Yemenites. Two thousand years of Jewish culture. The Israel Museum, Jerusalem. Thank you for visiting my shop All my jewelry has been collected over 18 years ago. Piece to add to the collection. Beit Baws (the House of Baws) was a villiage near Sanaa, Yemen, where a colony of Jewish craftsmen made this grade of highest quality silver filigree. Their methods were secret. And the beads from Beit Baws carry a mystique and a special beauty beyond their silver content. The amulet is valued for its spiritual qualities, in addition to the heavy amount of silver it contained. It also contained the prayers and blessings for the bride, her marriage and the children she would bear. For that reason, she would wear her wedding jewelry, her dowry, at the celebration of the birth of each of her children! The item “Antique Silver Bawsani filigree beads Necklace with Silver Dangles Yemeni Bridal” is in sale since Wednesday, March 07, 2018. This item is in the category “Jewelry & Watches\Vintage & Antique Jewelry\Vintage Ethnic/Regional/Tribal\Middle Eastern”. The seller is “bazarjawahar” and is located in Los Angeles, California. This item can be shipped worldwide.
- Material: Beads
- Ethnic Origin: Middle Eastern
- Type: Beads
- Style: Beaded
- Jewelry Type: Pendant